We Treat Lower Back Pain in Miramar, FL
Lower back pain affects at least 80% of Americans, and it can be due to many underlying reasons. At Walker Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Miramar, our chiropractor, Dr. Venessa Walker, can treat your back pain with non-invasive, drug-free techniques that can help you get back at performing activities you love to do.
What Are The Cause of Lower Back Pain?
Many conditions and injuries can trigger lower back pain. These can include:
- Herniated or bulging discs
- Pinched nerves
- Spinal disc degeneration
- Torn or stretched ligaments, muscles, and tendons
Signs of Lower Back Pain
Low back pain can be acute or chronic, and bring about many other symptoms such as the following:
- Numbness and tingling may radiate down one side of the body such as in the front, side, or back of a leg
- Inability to move or twist in your normal manner
- Prolong sitting can make the pain to worsen
- Tightness and burning in the sacrum area of the lower back
- Any normal activity can no longer be performed without tenderness
Who is at Risk for Lower Back Pain?
Many factors can risk your chances of getting lower back pain. Factors can include:
Age: When we get older, our spine can wear and tear. This may result in disorders like osteoarthritis and spinal stenosis.
Posture: Poor posture, such as hunching over an electronic devise and improper lifting, can trigger lower back pain.
Weight: Excessive weight on the joints can put stress on the lumbar spine, causing back pain.
Hazards in the Workplace: Any awkward twisting and turning, prolong sitting without stretching the legs and back, and repetitive motion can lead to back injuries.
Family History: If you have a family member who have a spinal disorder, such as degenerative disc disease, your risk increases.
How Our Chiropractor in Miramar, Florida Can Help
Our chiropractor can help by first reviewing your health history and symptoms, following with an evaluation. A treatment plan will then be created to fit your needs. Your plan may include chiropractic adjustments, rehabilitative exercises, massage therapy, kinesio taping, or lifestyle advices. Each of these methods are proven to help with lower back pain symptoms.
Contact Our Chiropractor in Miramar for Exceptional Back Pain Treatment
Back pain does not have to be your life, contact Walker Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Miramar, FL for diagnoses and treatment. For more information about lower back pain, or to schedule an appointment, call our wellness center at (954) 639-7257.